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Album Review: Americuba - Havana Maestros

Sometimes, an idea will sound crazy on paper but the execution will be terrific. Like this one – dig through the vaults of Warner/Atlantic Records. Grab some of the label’s biggest pop hits; from the last five decades and strip away everything but the vocals. 411 more words

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Cuba........ the music

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As I write this post I reflect on the time we spent in Havana, Hurricane was unexpected but we have learnt to take the weather in our stride. 124 more words

Buena Vista Social Club - Buena Vista Social Club

We once listened to the opening track of the self titled Buena Vista Social Club album ‘Chan Chan’ for an hour on a CD that skipped in time with the beat without realising, we were just enjoying it so much. 29 more words


Femke Feddema and Jorge Pérez Martínez

Femke Feddema and Jorge Pérez Martínez, “Noche Oscura” choreography by Erik Constantin, music by Misia, Buena Vista Social Club, Detmar Leertouwer, Arvo Pärt, costumes by Martine Douma, Introdans… 46 more words


Buena Vista Social Club: "Candela" (Bruno Borlone Redrum Bootleg)

The first time I found myself listening to Buena Vista Social Club I didn’t understand any of the words, but this didn’t matter because the energy was pure. 63 more words


Do not miss: World Circuit provide welcome reissue from Cuban maestro Rubén González

Rubén González Fontanills recorded this LP – Introducing…Rubén González – in two days following the completion of the seminal Buena Vista Social Club album in 1997. 198 more words